Briefing: US warns Eastern European countries of Huawei's growing influence

Pompeo sounds alarm on Huawei's Eastern Europe stronghold – Nikkei Asian Review What happened: US Secretary of State…


Briefing: UnionPay says mobile transaction volume increased 4.4 times during Spring Festival

2019年春节银联网络交易达1.16万亿元 同比增长71.4% – TechWeb What happened: The world’s largest payment card issuer, China UnionPay, said…


Briefing: Alipay's facial recognition payment system expands to China's lower-tier cities

刷脸支付进入五线城市 三巨头加持物联网“飞”到百姓身边 - Securities Daily What happened: Facial recognition payment systems can now be found…


2019 is the year of blockchain-boosted privacy

From left: Gideon Lichfield (editor-in-chief at MIT Technology Review), Brian Behlendorf (executive director of…


Briefing: Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick looks to China for kitchen-sharing business

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said to plot China comeback with “shared kitchen” business - SCMP What happened: Travis…


Tencent Games expands anti-addiction system to 16 additional titles

Tencent Games is expanding its anti-addiction system to 16 more mobile games, following concerns that China's youth…